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The Palace at Playa Grande

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Calle Rio San Juan | Playa Grande, Rio San Juan, Dominican Republic
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Ranked #1 of 2 hotels in Rio San Juan
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Brooklyn, New York
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

My wife and I spent a week at the Palace for our honeymoon, but we would go back in a second for another vacation together or with friends. We chose the Palace because it is small and intimate, but still offered the option of having meals and drinks included with your stay. The Palace was an ideal combination of getting... More

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Chesapeake, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

I am not the kind of person who goes to an exotic place and stays at the resort the whole time. Yet, that is exactly what I happily did during our time at the Palace at Playa Grande in Rio San Juan. I’m also not the kind of person who likes to go back to the same place over and... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

I was just looking at my pictures from our honeymoon and forgot that I never wrote a review! I feel like I'm going to repeat many of things already said in previous reviews. I spent many hours researching resorts for our honeymoon and when I came across the Palace on Groupon, I hadn't come across that many positive reviews for... More

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West Palm Beach, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

We just came back from vacation at Playa Grande. Let me tell you, this was a vacation that I will never forgot. The employees over there are amazing and very respectful. Anything you want, they will make it happen. They Make you feel like royalty. The food was amazing as well. The manager Juan Carlos is such a wonderful person,... More

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Ivoryton, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

My husband and I spent 5 days at the Palace -- what a treat! The property is astonishingly beautiful and incredibly well maintained and the level of service was fantastic. We've stayed at many five star hotels in the US and Europe, and we've never experiences such a caring, thoughtful and cooperative staff. The manager was waiting for us when... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

My husband and I stayed here from 6/13-6/16/13. It's a bit of a trek out but well worth it. The service is outstanding. We were pleasantly surprised by the food and the rooms. The grounds were spacious, the beach was private, and the cliff views were outstanding. We flew in from NYC for a weekend getaway and it was perfect.... More

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Rochester, New York, United States
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013

We found this place on Groupon and booked our honeymoon at a steep discount during their "off" season (Dec-May I believe). For a reasonable additional fee we were offered the ocean view + Jacuzzi room by Mark Lahood. At first we were worried about the weather conditions being in their "off" season but we got rave reviews from a friend... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

My husband and I stayed there last weekend to celebrate our wedding anniversary and we spend a wonderful time there, I want to thank Mark Lahood to arranging for us the Ocean front suite with jacuzzi on the balcony and the manager Juan Carlos Villa was very nice and always in great spirit and willing to accomodate all of our... More

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Cary, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

I don't know if I can add much more than what others have said. First off I feel like such a loser for waiting so long to finally write this review. Once I got back from this AMAZING vacation the reality of everyday life set in and well, its just taken me a while to actually sit down and take... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2013

Work, kids, family can overwhelm our lives, but when my husband and I needed a getaway, we chose to stay four nights at the Palace. We left the week first week in March, and are counting the days until we can return to this place. The picturesque views are awe-inspiring, and bring you closer to nature. We paid additional to... More

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Also Known As:
The Palace At Playa Grande Hotel
The Palace At Playa Grande Hotel Rio San Juan
Address: Calle Rio San Juan | Playa Grande, Rio San Juan, Dominican Republic
Location: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > Maria Trinidad Sanchez Province > Rio San Juan
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool
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Ranked #1 of 2 hotels in Rio San Juan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Palace at Playa Grande 4*
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